Modelling SARS-CoV-2 Infection Using iPSCs & Organoids
Rabbit Polyclonal Anti-SARS-CoV-2 Antibody used in Fig 2 is available from AMSBIO.
Speaker Profile: Dr. Kazuo Takayama is a junior associate professor (PI) at Center for iPS cell Research and Application (CiRA), Kyoto University. He started his laboratory at CiRA in March 2020, coinciding with the COVID-19 pandemic. He is developing differentiation technology of airway organoids for COVID-19 research. He is also using iPS cell panels to recapitulate individual differences in the symptoms of COVID-19. In this seminar, he will introduce the latest findings and challenges of COVID-19 research utilizing organoids and iPS cells.